Best practice groups

Held regularly, our best practice groups present you with a superb opportunity to meet with other members and discuss topical issues. One of the most valued aspects of HQN network membership, access to our best practice groups is FREE to members.

  1. SAFETYnet Best Practice Group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its third round of Best Practice groups for the year. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topics for this session will be:

    • Personal  Safety
    • Planning for Health & Safety in Asset Management Strategy
    • Home Fire Safety
    • Legionella management. 

    Free to members

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    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  2. RIEN Regional Excellence Groups

    Details

    The Rent Income Excellence Network has announced the final round of regional excellence groups for 2019. These events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    Topics for discussion will include the use of new technology (ie, analytics, AI and automatic calling)and how this will assist in acheiving company aims.

    This group will be facilitated by Tony Newman.

    Lunch will be included.

    The full list of upcoming events can be found below:

    • Monday 11 November – Your Housing Group, Warrington
    • Thursday 21 November – Connect Housing, Leeds
    • Friday 29 November – Curo, Bath
    • Wednesday 4 December – whg, Walsall
    • Wednesday 4 December – Optivo, Croydon.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further information

    Delegate fees:

    Members of The Rent Income Excellence Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  3. SAFETYnet Best Practice group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce it's fourth and last round of best practice groups for 2019. These regional events provide an excellent opportunity to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    This topic for this session will be gas and training.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  4. SAFETYnet Best Practice Group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce it's fourth and last round of best practice groups for 2019. These regional events provide an excellent opportunity to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    This topic for this session will be Fire safety.

    Lunch will be provided.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  5. RIEN Regional Excellence Groups

    Details

    The Rent Income Excellence Network has announced the final round of regional excellence groups for 2019. These events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    Sold Out

    Topics for discussion to be decided.

    This group will be facilitated by Mark Walker.

    Lunch will be included.

    The full list of upcoming events can be found below:

    • Monday 11 November – Your Housing Group, Warrington
    • Thursday 21 November – Connect Housing, Leeds
    • Friday 29 November – Curo, Bath
    • Wednesday 4 December – whg, Walsall
    • Wednesday 4 December – Optivo, Croydon.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further information

    Delegate fees:

    Members of The Rent Income Excellence Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  6. SAFETYnet Best Practice Group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its fourth round of Best Practice groups for the year. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for this session will be Legionella.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  7. RIEN Regional Excellence Groups

    Details

    The Rent Income Excellence Network has announced the final round of regional excellence groups for 2019. These events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    Topics for discussion to be decided.

    This group will be facilitated by Mark Henderson.

    Lunch will be included.

    The full list of upcoming events can be found below:

    • Monday 11 November – Your Housing Group, Warrington
    • Thursday 21 November – Connect Housing, Leeds
    • Friday 29 November – Curo, Bath
    • Wednesday 4 December – whg, Walsall
    • Wednesday 4 December – Optivo, Croydon.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further information

    Delegate fees:

    Members of The Rent Income Excellence Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  8. Demystifying comms

    Details

    Attention housing leaders. Are you struggling to understand where communications fits into your organisation? Have you been asked to manage the marketing team and don’t know where to start? Are they all like Edina from Ab Fab, or are you faced with a Malcolm Tucker? Join others in the same situation for a gentle demystification of communications, a good breakfast and some great networking.

    These breakfast sessions are designed to help senior leaders from a non-comms background effectively manage a communications team.

    Who should attend: Housing association CEOs, Exec Directors and senior leaders with responsibility for managing communications and marketing teams.

    Free to members

    This group is free to members of the Housing Quality Network and the Strategic Network.

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Housing Quality Network and the Strategic Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  9. Leadership and Organisational Development Hub

    Details

    The Housing Quality Network is pleased to invite you to its first Leadership and Organisational Development Hub of 2020. These events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for the group will be agile working, with Habinteg discussing their own culture change programme.

    The group will be facilitated by Jane Atherton and lunch will be provided. 

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further information

    Delegate fees:

    Members of The Housing Quality Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  10. Demystifying comms

    Details

    Attention housing leaders. Are you struggling to understand where communications fits into your organisation? Have you been asked to manage the marketing team and don’t know where to start? Are they all like Edina from Ab Fab, or are you faced with a Malcolm Tucker? Join others in the same situation for a gentle demystification of communications, a good breakfast and some great networking.

    These breakfast sessions are designed to help senior leaders from a non-comms background effectively manage a communications team.

    Who should attend: Housing association CEOs, Exec Directors and senior leaders with responsibility for managing communications and marketing teams.

    Free to members

    This group is free to members of the Housing Quality Network and the Strategic Network.

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Housing Quality Network and the Strategic Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  11. The Residents' Network networking group

    Details

    The Residents' Network is pleased to announce its next round of networking groups. These regional events provide attendees with the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue. 

    There is time within each session to discuss your own issues.

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of networking groups for this quarter are below:

    • Midlands – EMH Group, Coalville | Thursday 30 January 2020
    • London and South East – Southern Housing Group, London | Friday 31 January 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Residents' Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  12. The Residents' Network networking group

    Details

    The Residents' Network is pleased to announce its first round of networking groups for 2020. These regional events provide attendees with the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue. 

    There is time within each session to discuss your own issues. The session will include a presentation by Southern Housing Group about their new involvement framework and strategy plan. 

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of networking groups for this quarter are below:

    • Midlands – EMH Group, Coalville | Thursday 30 January 2020
    • London and South East – Southern Housing Group, London | Friday 31 January 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Residents' Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  13. SAFETYnet best practice group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its first round of best practice groups for 2020. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for this session is to be decided. 

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of SAFETYnet best practice groups for this quarter are below:

    • Yorkshire and North East – Believe Housing, Peterlee | Monday 9 March 2020
    • London and South East – L&Q, London | Tuesday 10 March 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk.

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  14. SAFETYnet best practice group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its first round of best practice groups for 2020. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for this session is to be decided. 

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of SAFETYnet best practice groups for this quarter are below:

    • Yorkshire and North East – Believe Housing, Peterlee | Monday 9 March 2020
    • London and South East – L&Q, London | Tuesday 10 March 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk.

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  15. SAFETYnet best practice group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its second round of best practice groups for 2020. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for this session will be fire safety. 

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of SAFETYnet best practice groups for this quarter are below:

    • London and South East – L&Q, London | Thursday 4 June 2020
    • Yorkshire and North East – Believe Housing, Peterlee | Tuesday 9 June 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk.

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

  16. SAFETYnet best practice group

    Details

    The Health and Safety Network is pleased to announce its second round of best practice groups for 2020. These regional events will provide attendees the chance to network and share best practice while discussing a topical issue.

    The topic for this session is to be decided. 

    Lunch will be provided. 

    The full list of SAFETYnet best practice groups for this quarter are below:

    • London and South East – L&Q, London | Thursday 4 June 2020
    • Yorkshire and North East – Believe Housing, Peterlee | Tuesday 9 June 2020.

    Free to members

    find out more

    Meet At

    Further Information:

    Delegate fees: 

    Members of the Health and Safety Network can attend for free.
    If you are not a member and would like to attend, please contact Josie Robinson at josie.robinson@hqnetwork.co.uk.

    Please call 01904 557150 for more information.

    Cancellations and substitutions:

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited. Delegates may be substituted at any time.

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